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Dune: Spice Wars RTS holds hope for native port

dune: spice wars rts game holds hope for a linux port with windows pc

Dune: Spice Wars RTS game holds hope for a Linux port with Windows PC. Which is currently under developer via Shiro Games creators of the acclaimed Northgard. Due to make it’s way onto Early Access at the end of the month. Which will be available on both Steam and Humble Store.

Developers Shiro Games are eager to announce the April 26th release date. As Dune: Spice Wars enters Early Access. Marking the first time in two decades that players will be able to set foot on Dune in a game. Dune: Spice Wars has shot up the Steam wishlists chart since its recent announcement at The Game Awards 2021 in December.

Although due to enter Early Access on Windows PC, there is hope for Linux.

Focus is on Windows for the Early Access period at least, but we’ll see what we can do for other OS’s down the line.

Dune: Spice Wars is using its own Northlight game engine. While the initial OS will be Windows PC for 6 to 9 months, there is hope for Linux. The Steam Discussions thread is already gaining attention. And it only makes sense for Shiro Games to work its way onto the Steam Deck, let alone Linux PC’s. But that doesn’t means you show your Tux Love or +1.

Dune: Spice Wars RTS Trailer

This union between real-time strategy and 4X elements. Also based on Frank Herbert’s sci-fi masterpiece, Dune. Which pits four factions against each other on the desert planet of Arrakis. The only source of the most valuable resource in the universe: spice.

Along with the Dune: Spice Wars Early Access release. The fourth playable faction has also been revealed today as the Fremen. With a greater capacity to move across and withstand the open desert. Less chance to attract colossal sandworms and an improved ability to ally with hidden Sietches (neutral native settlements). The Fremen are uniquely poised to expand their area of influence in order to control the planet. Discover everything about the native desert survivors in today’s new Fremen reveal.

Balance military power, infiltration, political influence, and resource production. Doing so as either the Atreides, Harkonnen, Smugglers, or Fremen, each with their own distinct strengths and weaknesses in Dune: Spice Wars. Explore the desert, expand, and seize control: The spice must flow.

Dune: Spice Wars RTS game is due to arrive on Steam and Humble Store, April 26th. Doing so on Windows PC, with hope for Linux support later in 2022. So be sure to share your Tux Love.